Cheshire crowds gather at Fall Festival, "Jimmies with Jimmy" event to meet Cheshire Democratic Candidates
It was a busy weekend (Sept. 14-15) for Cheshire Democratic candidates at the annual Cheshire Fall Festival, sponsored by the Cheshire Chamber of Commerce, and with the "Jimmies with Jimmy" ice cream social and fundraiser for Cheshire Democrat District 2 Town Council candidate Jim Jinks.
Above in a photo slideshow are some weekend snapshots of both events.
FALL FESTIVAL -- Despite some brief heavy downpours on Saturday at the Fall Festival, a continuous stream of Cheshire residents gathered at the Cheshire Democratic Town Committee tent throughout the day. Residents were able to get information about the current local election candidates from CDTC members and the Democratic candidates themselves.
"JIMMIES WITH JIMMY" --On Sunday with a better weather, the "Jimmies with Jimmy" campaign kickoff event was held at Old Bishop Farms and hosted by R.J. Anderson, Jodi Bemis and Pam Daniels.
Dan Nowak is chairman of the Cheshire Democratic Town Committee's Communication Relations/IT Committee, a volunteer position. He is a Cheshire Parks and Recreation Commissioner and has been a sportswriter at the New Haven Register for 36 years.